After a slow and somewhat turbulent start to 2010, Mark Cavendish was back at home Sunday at the Tour of California, sprinting to the finish.
Entering the homestretch of the 2009 Tour de France, ESPN.com's Bonnie D. Ford answers key questions facing leader Alberto Contador and teammate Lance Armstrong as the race heads to a sprint finish Sunday on the Champs-Elysees in Paris.
The overall winner of the Tour de France likely won't be revealed until the race's final week, but the first week of cycling's premier event belongs to sprinters like Mark Cavendish.
Mark Cavendish says he's not cocky; he's just a realist. Either way, he's one of the brightest young personalities in the cycling peloton.